PDG’s success is built on the foundation of over thirty years of consulting experience in providing quality advice and support to a wide range of government departments in all three spheres of government and other public sector stakeholders in South Africa and across the African continent.PDG works in cooperative relationships with clients and parties to achieve successful outcomes in the public interest. We take pride in basing our strategic advice on empirical and quantitative analysis in combination with qualitative problem solving approaches and participative stakeholder engagements. We have significant expertise in the development of tools and approaches to support this analysis – including planning processes, survey methodologies, data management tools, decision-making frameworks, spatial analysis tools, maturity models, and public finance models for financial planning and infrastructure investment planning.
TEAMWORKWe work together in teams through collegial relationships
CLIENT FOCUSSEDWe empower, include and respect our Clients
EVIDENCE-BASEDOur approach is rigorous and evidence-based
PUBLIC BENEFITOur impact must be a more equitable Society
INTEGRITYWe operate with utmost integrity
PDG is a private limited liability company (Pty (Ltd) owned by employees and an employee trust. We are 51 % black-owned and have BEE Level 2 Status in terms of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act. Although the company is managed by a board of directors, all staff are involved in strategic decision-making and undertaking management tasks.